Water Column Backscatter Collection for EX1504L2: Campaign to Address Pacific monument Science, Technology, and Ocean NEeds (CAPSTONE) NWHI Exploration Leg II

EX-15-04-L2; EX1504L2

Water Column raw (level-0) files (.wcd)
  • Cite as: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (2015): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (EX1504L2, EM302). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V56H4FFV [access date].
gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.wcd:EX1504L2_EM302
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Distribution Formats
  • Simrad EK60 raw .raw files (Version: 1)
    • File Specification: Simrad EK60 raw .raw files. See the Simrad EK60 interface specification manual for further information.
Ordering Instructions Contact the Water Column Sonar Data Manager to order data
Distributor Chuck Anderson
Water Column Sonar Data Manager
DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
(303) 497-4742
wcd.info@noaa.gov
Dataset Principal Investigator Elizabeth Lobecker
603-862-1475
elizabeth.lobecker@noaa.gov
Time Period 2015-07-31 to 2015-08-22
Spatial Reference System urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG::3395
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 28.6
S: 20.7
E: -157.2
W: -177.4
Spatial Coverage Map
Associated Resources
  • EX1504L2: Campaign to Address Pacific monument Science, Technology, and Ocean NEeds (CAPSTONE) NWHI Exploration Leg II on NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer between 20150731 and 20150822
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2015-09-23
Dataset Progress Status Complete - production of the data has been completed
Data Update Frequency Unknown
Purpose To collect water column backscatter data during the mission.
Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (2015): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (EX1504L2, EM302). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V56H4FFV [access date].
Custodians
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Resource Providers
  • NOAA/OAR/OER - Ocean Exploration and Research
Publishers
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Theme keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Data Center Keywords
  • OCEANS > OCEAN ACOUSTICS > ACOUSTIC SCATTERING
None
  • water column backscatter
Place keywords None
  • Hawaiian Archipelago
  • Hermes Atoll
  • Johnston Atoll
  • Ni'ihau
  • Papahanaumokuakea
  • Pearl Harbor
  • PMNM
Keywords Ocean Exploration and Research (OER) Program Discovery Keywords
  • expedition
  • exploration
  • explorer
  • marine education
  • noaa
  • ocean
  • ocean discovery
  • ocean education
  • ocean exploration
  • ocean exploration and research
  • OER
  • ocean literacy
  • ocean research
  • science
  • scientific mission
  • scientific research
  • sea
  • stewardship
  • systematic exploration
  • technology
  • transformational research
  • undersea
  • underwater
Keywords Ocean Exploration and Research (OER) Okeanos Explorer Discovery Keywords
  • okeanos explorer
  • okeanos
  • scientific computing system
  • SCS
  • noaa fleet
  • R337
  • multibeam
  • multibeam sonar
  • telepresence
  • sub-bottom profile
  • mapping survey
  • multibeam backscatter
  • water column backscatter
  • singlebeam sonar
  • single beam sonar
  • single-beam sonar
  • deep-sea exploration
  • high-definition underwater video
  • underwater video
  • exploration vessel
Use Constraints
  • Access Constraints: None. Use Constraints: The user is responsible for the results of any application of this data for other than its intended purpose. Distribution Liability: While NGDC makes every effort to ensure that its databases are error-free, errors do occur. We ask that you notify us immediately of any errors that you discover in our data. We will make every effort to correct them. With respect to documents available from this server, neither the United States Government nor any of its employees, makes any warranty, express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose; nor assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed; nor represents that its use would not infringe privately owned rights.
  • Cite as: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (2015): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (EX1504L2, EM302). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V56H4FFV [access date].
Access Constraints
  • Access Constraints: None. Use Constraints: The user is responsible for the results of any application of this data for other than its intended purpose. Distribution Liability: While NGDC makes every effort to ensure that its databases are error-free, errors do occur. We ask that you notify us immediately of any errors that you discover in our data. We will make every effort to correct them. With respect to documents available from this server, neither the United States Government nor any of its employees, makes any warranty, express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose; nor assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed; nor represents that its use would not infringe privately owned rights.
Fees
  • Free
Acquisition Information (collection)
Instrument
  • Paroscientific 8B7000-1 Depth Sensor
  • Kongsberg OE14-122/123
  • Mini Zeus Camera
  • Kongsberg EM302
  • Simrad EK60
  • SBE 45 Micro TSG
  • SBE 911plus CTD
  • SBE 32
  • POS/MV 320
  • Furuno GPS
  • Eppley PSP
  • Eppley PIR
  • C-NAV GPS
  • Turner 10AU Fluorometer
  • Reson SVP 70
  • Mini Zeus Camera
  • Cyclops Camera
  • Insite Nova Camera
  • SBE 911plus CTD
Platform
  • Deep Discoverer
  • Okeanos Explorer (EX)
  • Seirios
Last Modified: 2018-06-14
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